The Mackenzie Affair Episode 1 (1977)

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Set in Western Ross in 1846. Shepherd James Mackenzie finds himself in an untenable position, torn between his job and the adverse consequences the sheep farming in which he is involved has on local crofters. Harsh conditions and a harsh landlord lead to trouble and he flees Scotland, stowing away on board a ship with his dog and ending up in New Zealand.

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